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Policy 3-2-2: Course Numbering System

WNC Policy 3-2-2
Procedure: Course Numbering System
Policy No.: 3-2-2
Department: Academic & Student Affairs
Contact: Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs

A common course numbering system for all institutions shall be maintained.

  • Section 1: Course Numbering System
    • A. WNC follows the Nevada System of Higher Education system-wide course numbering system as follows:

      Remedial/developmental courses001-099
      Lower-division courses100-299
      Upper-division courses300-499
    • B. To assist students identifying WNC course and their applicability toward specific degrees and transferability within NSHE, non-transferable courses are identified with course attributes/descriptions that inform students the course may not transfer towards an NSHE bachelor’s degree and that it is non-applicable towards AA, AB or AS degrees.
Date Adopted and Dates Revised
Date Adopted April 1, 1989 Dates Revised February 15, 2017; September 2, 2008; May 11, 2004; March 1, 1989
NSHE and NRS Codes
NSHE Code Reference NSHE Board of Regents Handbook

NSHE Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes: May 1976

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